A People and a Nation, Volume I: to 1877 / Edition 10

A People and a Nation, Volume I: to 1877 / Edition 10

by Mary Beth Norton, Jane Kamensky, Carol Sheriff, David W. Blight
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1285430824

ISBN-13: 9781285430829

Pub. Date: 01/01/2014

Publisher: Cengage Learning

A PEOPLE AND A NATION is a best-selling text offering a spirited narrative that tells the stories of all people in the United States. The authors' attention to race and racial identity and their inclusion of everyday people and popular culture brings history to life, engaging readers and encouraging them to imagine what life was really like in the past.

Overview

A PEOPLE AND A NATION is a best-selling text offering a spirited narrative that tells the stories of all people in the United States. The authors' attention to race and racial identity and their inclusion of everyday people and popular culture brings history to life, engaging readers and encouraging them to imagine what life was really like in the past.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781285430829
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2014
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
528
Sales rank:
223,144
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. Three Old Worlds Create a New, 1492-1600. 2. Europeans Colonize North America, 1600-1650. 3. North America in the Atlantic World, 1650-1720. 4. Becoming America? 1720-1760. 5. The Ends of Empire, 1754-1774. 6. American Revolutions, 1775-1783. 7. Forging a Nation, 1783-1800. 8. Defining the Nation, 1801-1823. 9. The Rise of the South, 1815-1860. 10. The Restless North, 1815-1860. 11. The Contested West, 1815-1860. 12. Politics and the Fate of the Union, 1824-1859. 13. Transforming Fire: The Civil War, 1860-1865. 14. Reconstruction: An Unfinished Revolution, 1865-1877.

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